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When attacking a fire with a master stream, how long will water flow without a water supply?

60 to 90 seconds

1

During the transitional mode, the engine officer shall conduct a _____ of personnel, hose and equipment to a safe area.

Tactical Withdrawl

2

A _______ shall be announced when conditions dictate the immediate evacuation of all personnel from an unsafe structure or other dangerous area.

Emergency Evacuation

3

At approximately ______ parts per million the human body is endeared unconscious within 4-12 seconds.

200,000

4

If smoke is encountered from floor to ceiling, companies must check what area for fire conditions?

Floor below

5

Whose responsibility is it to locate try fire inside of a building?

Initial Engine Officer

6

What two things is smoke color an indication of?

What is burning and flammability of smoke

7

When performing hydraulic ventilation, what percentage of the opening should be covered?

80%

8

Door control is _______ to the safety of all firefighters operating above the fire.

Critical

9

When performing a split lay, whose responsibility is it to connect the two lines together?

Supply Engine

10

Who shall the first due engine give their water supply report to?

Second due engine

11

This position is considered to be e backbone of a fire operation and often the linchpin of hose line deployment.

Back-up Firefighter

12

What shall be done to all doors in which a dry hoseline is advanced through?

Chocked

13

Which of the following is a helpful mnemonic for 2 1/2 inch line section?

ADULTS

14

On residential streets, telephone poles are typically how far apart?

75 feet

15

What is considered the distance from the engine to the entrance of the fire building?

Setback

16

What is the ultimate responsibility of the company officer?

Crew accountability and safety

17

Penciling will immediately decrease the building heat within the compartment by how much?

50%-60%

18

A compartment reaching temperature of _____ or more at the ceiling level and thick black smoke banked down near the floor are pre-flashover conditions.

800 degrees

19

At 212 degrees, what is the water to steam ratio?

1:1700